This is 30

February 7, 2014

So, back when I started this blog six (faint!) years ago,  I was into the “Personal Finance under 30″ finance group.  Well, I’m no longer under 30.  This blog is updated spoartically.  i mentally wrote a long blog post about this issue, but here it is:  I like saving money.  I hate debt.  at the [...]

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Guest post: Tips on Switching to a Term Life Insurance Policy

January 25, 2014

Tips on Switching to a Term Life Insurance Policy

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I got a free haircut today…

January 13, 2014

led and I couldn;t be happer.  Grad school has put a crimp on my pricey haircuts a couple tmes a year.  When my greys got too much too handle, I tried deflowering my hair with a glaze at a bargain salon.  However, I made the mistake of having my hair cut at the same time. [...]

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Penny for my Thoughts Review: Pocket Your Dollars

January 5, 2014

I recently picked up Pocket Your Dollars: 5 Attitude Changes That Will Help You Pay Down Debt, Avoid Financial Stress, & Keep More of What You Make when it was a free book for Kindle.  I had never checked out her site, Pocket your Dollars.  To be honest, the main thing I know about her [...]

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Guest post: 4 Easy Steps to Get Affordable Life Insurance

January 5, 2014

If you want to get affordable life insurance coverage that will protect your family without taking a lot out of your pocketbook, it is easier than you may think. Follow these four steps to getting life insurance coverage to protect your family.

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2013 in review

December 31, 2013

2013 was not a good money year for me.  I traveled a lot, but with school, my only income was from my assistantship and part-time jobs.  As such, I had no contributions to an IRA or a 401(k), no savings, and a lot of spending.  I’m graduating in 3014, so I hope things will be [...]

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After Christmas Sales!

December 26, 2013

Target is having an end of year sale. Sally Beauty is having 50% off all red tag items online and in store. Old Navy is offering 75% off instore and 60% online off of certain items Bath and Body Works‘ semi-annual sale is going on! Five Below is having 50% off certain items Post Footer automatically generated [...]

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New camera?

December 25, 2013

So, my old camera kicked the bucket while I was in WDW in April. I’ve been using my iPhone since then, and it’s a good camera, but not a great one. As I’d like a decent one for my master’s graduation and post grad trip, I’m planning on cashing in some Amazon gift cards and [...]

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Fundraising writing

December 22, 2013

So, I have taken over editing the newsletter for an organization where I used to volunteer.  It is more work than they told me it would be (is not everything?) as I end up having  to write some articles (or produce them…last quarter an article came to me on paper and four pages explaining what [...]

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Building 19 closing!

November 11, 2013

Over the weekend, I was stunned to learn that the longtime home of good Stuff cheap in New England, Building 19 is closing in December.  I’ve been off them for awhile, but I’m sad to see them go.  We stopped by the one in Norwood today, but there wasn’t much worth getting. Post Footer automatically [...]

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